About Us

Sandi Baltes

Executive Director

Sandi was a teacher and an administrator in the La Habra City School District for 25 years. Prior to her retirement in 2010, Sandi was the principal of Las Positas Elementary School for 12 years. Sandi currently serves as a trustee on the La Habra City School Distinct School Board, a member of the La Habra Chamber of Commerce Executive Board, a member of the Executive Board for La Habra Advance to College and a member of the Executive Board for Friends of Family Health Care Clinic. She also serves on the St. Jude Hospital Community Benefits Committee, and on the Advisory Board of Help for Brain Injured Children.

Michael Villaire, MSLM

Collaborative Chairman
President/CEO of the Institute for Healthcare Advancement (IHA)


Secretary: Jason Cecil
Treasurer: Elaine Friesen
Michael Villaire
Marie Brown
Pam Austin
Mark Chavez
Leo Garcia
Cindy Krueger
Isabel Thomas


Tracy Bryars
Scott Miller
Dave De Leon
Bookkeeping: Martha Lester